U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce | June 21, 2014 | Globe Newswire
WASHINGTON -- The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) Foundation, Wells Fargo, and the University of Notre Dame have selected Asusena Reséndiz, President and CEO of the Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FWHCC), as the USHCC 2014 Master of Nonprofit Administration (MNA) Fellow - making her the first Latina to be selected for the institution's highly acclaimed program.
Asusena will represent the FWHCC and work to obtain her Master's degree in nonprofit administration through the prestigious University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business.
"The USHCC is proud to have its very own Asusena Reséndiz make history as the first Latina accepted into this prestigious program. Asusena now joins the ranks of her colleague Mark Madrid, President and CEO of the Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and an upcoming graduate of the MNA Fellowship program," said USHCC President & CEO Javier Palomarez. "Asusena and Mark are a living testament to the notion that no matter how successful we become, we are never done learning. Through the MNA Fellowship, Asusena will have the flexibility to lead her local chamber while further cultivating her seasoned leadership skills. Our association is proud to play a role in her personal and professional development, and looks forward to celebrating her future success."